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Jazz Orchestra

The Wesleyan Jazz Orchestra, directed by Jay Hoggard, focuses upon intensive study of large ensemble repetoire composed by Duke Ellington, Charles Mingus, Thad Jones, Oliver Nelson, Fletcher Henderson and others. Rehearsal of the compositions, as well as listening and reading assignments, culminates in an end of semester public concert.


ZOOM Auditions:
Tuesday, September 1, 2020
10:40a.m.-12:30 a.m.

You must SIGN UP for an audition time.

Sign up sheet can be found here.

Students will be emailed a ZOOM meeting link once they sign up for a time.


    Percussion discussion   


 day of percussion  Jazz orchestra flyer   

    Jazz Dec 9 2016   WesJazz 

   Jazz Orch 12 2015    Jazzorchestra    


Click here to visit WesMaps to learn more about the course.

Click here to visit the Jazz Orchestra website.